In France the number of incidents of anti-Semitism, increased by 69% in the first nine months of the year — and this against the backdrop of a consistent decline for two years. This fellow told Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, priorotise your message on the 80th anniversary of “Kristallnacht” in Germany.
According to the head of the Cabinet, to remember this event is absolutely necessary because France itself is very far from the victory over anti-Semitism — despite the fact that the French Jewish community is the largest in Europe. In recent years, a number of cases the authorities were asked about the protection of places for religious and social gatherings.
Paris promises to put in place a package of measures to combat anti-Semitism, including in schools and in social networks.